Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, June 18, 2016

We've killed hundreds of Ethiopians, Eritrea says

ASMARA - Eritrea has said it killed more than 200 Ethiopians in a battle last week, one of the fiercest border clashes since a 1998-2000 war.

Somaliland: Four people detained for expression of opinion

Between 6th and 8th June 2016, four people, Mohamed Sidiiq Dhame, Mohamoud Ahmed, Nuradin Ibrahim and Mohamed Duale, were arrested after they expressed their opinion on an agreement signed by Somaliland government with United Arab Emirates based company, DP World, to manage Berbera port.

UAE and Saudi asked Ethiopia to Stay away from Assab Eritrea front

(Durame) - SAUDI worried about the recent incident and also mobilization of heavy Ethiopian weaponry along ethio-eritrean border, asked ethiopia not to engage with Eritrean army along ASSAB front and Ethiopia complied.

43 al Shabaab militants sentenced to death in Somalia

(The Nation) - A Somalia court on Saturday sentenced 43 Islamist militants to death in the north-eastern city of Garowe in Puntland region for their role in recent attacks on the region.

An Open Letter to the People of Puntland

Somalis are no strangers to trials and tribulations, whether they be natural or manmade.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Release: Somali Diaspora Investment Survey Report

In conjunction with the International Day of Family Remittances, Shuraako and the One Earth Future Foundation are pleased to publicly release the Somali Diaspora Investment Survey (SDIS) Report.

Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows - Video

AJZ- People and Power goes on the trail of a Somali army commander accused of involvement in mass killings and war crimes.

England - Jo Cox MP dead after shooting attack

BBC- An MP has died after she was shot and stabbed during an attack in her constituency, police have said.

Can Somaliland cash in on pirate-free seas?

BBC- The waters around the Horn of Africa were among the world's most dangerous a few years ago because of frequent pirate attacks.

Somalia seizes expired food from World Food Programme - Video

AJZ- The Somali government has arrested several World Food Programme officials, and seized a plane load of what it says is expired food. A senior government official has said the aid shipment was an attempt to poison the people of Somalia.

UAE declares end of Yemen war for Emirati troops

(Al Jazeera ) - The United Arab Emirates says the "war is over" for its troops in Yemen, though it may continue to keep them there for "counterterrorism operations".

Eritrea says it killed 200 Ethiopian troops in border clash

(Mail & Guardian Africa)- ERITREA said more than 200 Ethiopian troops were killed in clashes on the two Horn of Africa countries’ border on June 12.

New investment in Djibouti under Belt and Road initiative

(Wan Yanlin - Shanghai Daily) - China Merchants Group and Port of Dalian Group will build a large development zone in the Republic of Djibouti, a port country in eastern Africa, as part of the efforts to accelerate the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road initiative.

Opposition In Djibouti Warns Of Mounting Tension

(News Ghana)- An opposition source speaking in London earlier this week cautioned: “The situation could get out of hand anytime now.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

UK- Week in the Parliament June 15 2016 - Video

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, answered questions from MPs in the House of Commons on Wednesday 15 June 2016.The Prime Minister, David Cameron, answered questions from MPs in the House of Commons on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

Somaliland football team plays in Abkhazia

Somaliland football team plays in Abkhazia

Somalia - police catch expired aid food by WFP destined for drought areas

World Food Program (WFP) has said it is investigating how expired food aid found itself in Somalia.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Somalis scared of Facebook after recent EU citizenship withdrawals

(London)- Many Somalis who had used Facebook social media pages for years have now been forced to close their accounts.

World Bank to loan Kenya $1.1 bln for northern region

By Duncan Miriri
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya will get a World Bank loan of $1.1 billion for infrastructure projects in the country's arid northern region, the bank's vice president for Africa said.

Monday, June 13, 2016

UK supporting Hargeisa Urban Water Supply in Somaliland

(FCO)- The Head of DFID Somalia, Phil Evans, visited Somaliland in February 2016 to attend a High Level Delegation meeting to discuss and review development support to Somaliland.

Somaliland - Heavy rains cause deaths and property loss in Hargeisa

Heavy rains that fell Monday  afternoon in Hargeisa killed 2 people and injured atleast 20 others.

Border clash between Ethiopia and Eritrea

(BBC) - Eritrea has accused Ethiopia of launching an attack at the countries' heavily-militarised border.

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Discovery of Queen Sheba Ancient Repository In Somaliland -Video

By Abdulkader Kabaweyne - Discovery of Queen Sheba Ancient Repository In Somaliland

Orlando gay nightclub shooting: 50 killed, suspect is Omar Mateen

BBC- Fifty people are now known to have died in a shooting in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and a state of emergency has been declared, the city's mayor Buddy Dyer has said.

Somaliland president discusses Liyuu Police misdemeanour with visiting Ethiopian delegation

H.E. President Ahmed Mohammed Mohamud Silanyo underscored the historical bilateral ties Somaliland has had with its Ethiopian neighbor hence reiterated the country’s steadfastness in seeing to it that the same is upheld.